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SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY

APRIL 30, 1965

Survey courtesy Mike Gallant

Note: This week's survey is only a top 20 followed by the "20 Best Selling #1 Records"

 TW   LW  WKS PLD
 1.   5   6  MRS. BROWN YOU'VE GOT A LOVELY DAUGHTER - Herman's Hermits - MGM
 2.   3   7  TIRED OF WAITING FOR YOU - The Kinks - Reprise
 3.  16   5  TICKET TO RIDE/YES IT IS - The Beatles - Capitol
 4.   2   8  I KNOW A PLACE - Petula Clark - WB
 5.   8   6  COUNT ME IN - Gary Lewis - Liberty
 6.  13   6  THE LAST TIME - The Rolling Stones - London
 7.   5   8  DO YOU WANT TO DANCE - The Beach Boys - Capitol
 8.   4  10  I'M TELLING YOU NOW - Freddie & Dreamers - Tower
 9.  19   5  IT'S GONNA BE ALRIGHT - Gerri & Pacemakers - Laurie 
10.   9   9  I'LL NEVER FIND ANOTHER YOU - The Seekers - Capitol
11.  23   4  SILHOUETTES - Herman's Hermits - MGM
12.  10  11  GO NOW - Moody Blues - London
13.   7  11  THE GAME OF LOVE - Wayne Fontana - Fontana
14.  14   9  SHAKIN' ALL OVER - The Guess Who? - Scepter
15.  11  10  ONE KISS FOR OLD TIME'S SAKE - Ronnie Dove - Diamond
16.  15   7  IKO IKO - The Dixie Cups - Red Bird
17.  24   5  DREAM ON LITTLE DREAMER - Perry Como - RCA
18.  21   8  LITTLE LATIN LUPE LU - The Chancellors - Soma
19.  26   6  SAY IT SOFTLY - Bobby Whiteside - Destination
20.  17   6  GIRL ON THE BILLBOARD - Del Reeves - RCA

20 BEST SELLING #1 RECORDS (month/year at #1)

 1. I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND - The Beatles - Capitol (Jan-Feb 1964)
 2. SHE LOVES YOU- The Beatles - Swan (Mar 1964)
 3. TWIST AND SHOUT- The Beatles - Tollie (Mar-Apr 1964)
 4. DOMINIQUE- The Singing Nun - Philips (Nov 1963)
 5. I CAN'T STOP LOVING YOU - Ray Charles - ABC Para (Jun 1962)
 6. PRETTY WOMAN - Roy Orbison - Monument (Sep-Oct 1964)
 7. EIGHT DAYS A WEEK - The Beatles - Capitol (Mar 1965)
 8. WHERE DID OUR LOVE GO - The Supremes - Motown (Aug 1964)
 9. SHERRY - The Four Seasons - Vee Jay (Sept 1962)
10. LOVE ME DO - The Beatles - Tollie (May-Jun 1964)
11. THIS DIAMOND RING - Gary Lewis - Liberty (Feb 1965)
12. RAG DOLL - The Four Seasons - Philips (Jul 1964)
13. SUKYIAKI - Kyu Sakamoto - Capitol (May-Jun 1963)
14. SOLDIER BOY - The Shirelles - Scepter (May 1962)
15. A HARD DAY'S NIGHT - The Beatles - Capitol (Aug 1964)
16. CALCUTTA - Lawrence Welk - Dot (Feb 1961)
17. MY BOYFRIEND'S BACK - The Angels - Smash (Oct 1963)
18. EXODUS - Ferrante & Teicher - UA (Dec 1960)
19. SUGAR SHACK - Jimmy Gilmer - Dot (Oct 1963)
20. IT'S MY PARTY - Leslie Gore - Mercury (May 1963)

This survey is compiled each week by WLS Radio/Chicago from reports of all
record sales gathered from leading record outlets in the Chicagoland area.
Hear Dex Card play all the SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY hits daily from 3:00 to
6:30 P.M. *Denotes record first heard in Chicago on WLS.

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